Information Exposure Affecting org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch package, versions [0, 6.8.13) [7.0.0, 7.9.2)


0.0
low

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity High

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.07% (28th percentile)
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NVD
3.1 low

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JAVA-ORGELASTICSEARCH-1021613
  • published 23 Oct 2020
  • disclosed 23 Oct 2020
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch to version 6.8.13, 7.9.2 or higher.

Overview

org.elasticsearch:elasticsearch is a Distributed, RESTful Search Engine.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Information Exposure. It contains a document disclosure flaw when Document or Field Level Security is used. Search queries do not properly preserve security permissions when executing certain complex queries. This could result in the search disclosing the existence of documents the attacker should not be able to view. This could result in an attacker gaining additional insight into potentially sensitive indices.